Last 15 posts from VSF and 15 mm Science Fiction Gaming

Tanks – WW1 Uncut: Dan Snow – BBC

Posted on September 20th, 2016 under Posted by

Escaping the Trenches – WW1 Uncut: Dan Snow – BBC

Posted on September 20th, 2016 under Posted by

First Boer War – From Bronkhorstspruit to Majuba 1880-81

Posted on September 17th, 2016 under Posted by

Battle of Bronkhorstspruit

Posted on September 17th, 2016 under Posted by

Battle of Bronkhorstspruit

Posted on September 17th, 2016 under Posted by

The Twelve Chairs by bogdanwaz at O My Ruritania!

Posted on September 12th, 2016 under , , , , . Posted by

bogdanwaz at O My Ruritania!The Twelve Chairs – Treasure-hunting in the Polish Soviet War. This was inspired by the old Mel Brooks movie of the same name. While the movie is set in 1927, I decided to bring the story back in time. Thus, in the mid…

Timeline of World War 1 (in movies)

Posted on September 10th, 2016 under Posted by

THE WAR OF THE WORLDS

Posted on September 8th, 2016 under Posted by

Megablitz and more: Somme enchanted evening

Posted on August 27th, 2016 under , , , , . Posted by

 Megablitz and more: Somme enchanted evening: A couple of weeks after the Somme game reported here earlier I ran a cut-down version at the Sheffield club.  Why cut-down?  Two reasons:…

Megablitz and more: Somme day I’ll find you – part 5 (the last)

Posted on August 23rd, 2016 under , , , , . Posted by

Megablitz and more: Somme day I’ll find you – part 5 (the last):  We left the action as the troops went ‘Over the Top’, confident of an artillery-wrought victory. Sadly as the Tommies approached …

Megablitz and more: Somme day I’ll find you – part 4

Posted on August 23rd, 2016 under , , , , . Posted by

Megablitz and more: Somme day I’ll find you – part 4:  During a final short, sharp bombardment, the troops assembled to go ‘over the top’. Two brigades were deployed, each of four b…

Megablitz and more: Somme day I’ll find you – part 3

Posted on August 23rd, 2016 under , , , , . Posted by

 Megablitz and more: Somme day I’ll find you – part 3:  For the second air phase the RFC decided on a single recce ‘plane with a heavy fighter escort.  One of the fighters was French …

Megablitz and more: Somme day I’ll find you – part 2

Posted on August 23rd, 2016 under , , , , . Posted by

 Megablitz and more: Somme day I’ll find you – part 2: Or as our comrade in blogs Conrad Kinch would have it – ‘The Puns of August.’ Phase to of the game saw the massive British artill…

Megablitz and more: Somme day I’ll find you – part 1

Posted on August 23rd, 2016 under , , , , . Posted by

Megablitz and more: Somme day I’ll find you – part 1: Recently I took part in a game based on the Battle of the Somme organised by Funny Little Wars author Mr PW.  It took place in a garden som…

War of the Worlds musical by Jeff Wayne

Posted on August 21st, 2016 under Posted by